I’ve been a programmer, management consultant, ski bum, yoga teacher, risk manager, online educator and futures trader (see my About page).

I’m trying to live life better and I want to pass on the best of what I’ve learned.

What's REALLY Important? And How Can We Improve It?

What's REALLY Important? And How Can We Improve It?

Our society is obsessed by financial measures, encouraged by government and business. To make positive change, let's flip it around and measure them on what's important to us, 'the people'.

A Better Way To Rekindle Friendships Than Christmas Cards

A Better Way To Rekindle Friendships Than Christmas Cards

There's a much more effective (and fun) way of spreading the festive warmth, and it's so obvious most of us don't do it.

Helping Others Achieve Their Dreams

Helping Others Achieve Their Dreams

Realising your core intent - the one thing you really want to excel in - brings clarity and motivation to everything you do.

Why You Should Have Your Own Personal Web Address

Why You Should Have Your Own Personal Web Address

It is increasingly important to have your own site instead of using social networks - so you are in control of your content, contacts and brand.

Marketing - Is It Good or Evil?

Marketing - Is It Good or Evil?

After ten years working as an individual entrepreneur I've finally worked out what marketing should really mean.

Something Better Than Goals

Something Better Than Goals

Long term goals end up disincentivising. Better to think about what good you can do and take the first step toward that.

Bitcoin - A Bad Christmas Present

Bitcoin - A Bad Christmas Present

Bitcoin is the biggest bubble in history right now. So fight hard to avoid the FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out).

Life Guidelines For 2018

Life Guidelines For 2018

Guidelines for prioritising which projects to spend one's very precious time on.